English poetry

Poems in English

Globalillusion

All the world’s a stage shrinking & life remains a same rendition Without rehearsal whose script is written by no-one […]

Time Shall Tell

time shall tell Where the real Warfare befalls: In every soul Time shall tell Who triumphs In self-infliction: No one […]

A Brief History of Gods

First, we worshipped the inanimate. Next, we learned to worship the gods Later, we discovered the Deity. Then, dazzled by […]

Of Love & Sex

said once a friend of mine That love was just a bucket of bullshit; then I Thought about his parents […]

Far Away and Long Ago

Far away and long ago, a young lady who had lost her way found herself wandering in a wood and […]

A Solitary Chestnut

Il buon tempo verrà! A solitary chestnut, Bold in the cold, Hibernating under A gigantic white sheet Is perseverance Keeping […]

Kemang Afternoon Blues

1/ Had it not been for the traffic jam You’d have thought being elsewhere Most the niceties seemed so foreign […]

Once Upon a Time I

once upon a time I Saw a first flower undress In slow motion naked colour I have been awaiting One […]

On Stopping Here

To: WBY Walking up your life girdle you may then Get tired or just need to look down To see […]

A Letter

a penny for your thoughts my dear how are you Got things to tell got to stand naked before you […]

Prologue

1/ The taste of a poem Is in the relishing Sweet, sour or bitter Cold, lukewarm or hot The test […]

Sonnet II: Farewell Song

Let me for somewhere I should stroll Bid thee farewell. You, eternal wonder That enthralls my soul, will always tolls […]

K. A

Like this morning when white was all over I was the snow, you the soil. When my sun rises I […]

Bless ’em beggars, buskers, street vendors

bless ’em beggars, buskers, street vendors Breastfeeding mothers, fathers weather- Beaten, misplaced babies, outofschoolboys&girls Enduring with furious fidelity Everyday musk […]

Be Not Too Proud

(In loving memories of my father; Born June 22, 1938 – March 25, 2006) Though Thou succeeded finally In shunning […]

After School

tell me one good thing You did to yourself today And tell me another That you did to others Let […]

A Koi

To recall nothing past And expect nothing yet to pass To never suffer from boredom Or give in to fiefdom […]

A Slide

a) An old and rusty slide Made derelict by one’s Misplaced innocence B) I’ll recognize him Once I see his […]

Everybody is an Ezing!

everybody is an Ezing to themselves! Oh yes, because reality does not exist, Oh no, even when it seems so. […]

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